It's been a slow trickle of data for the next Ghost in the Shell anime. The project was announced in 2017, and was finally given a title in December 2018. Now, we are finally getting a look and a release window for Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045… even if it is only a very brief … Continue reading Netflix Reveals A (Very) Brief Look At ‘Ghost In The Shell: SAC_2045’
Japanese horror manga master Junji Ito held a live drawing session at this weekend's Crunchyroll Expo. During the session anime production company Production IG's CEO Maki Terashima announced that Ito's manga Uzumaki would be getting an animated adaptation. Uzumaki involves a town that is cursed with events involving spirals, and whose residents become obsessed with … Continue reading Junji Ito’s ‘Uzumaki’ Manga To Get Animated Mini-Series Debuting On Toonami
There has been at least one death and more suspected, plus three dozen injuries in a suspected arson attack on Kyoto Animation Studios.
Lupin the Third the master thief, started life as the main character of a manga written and illustrated by Monkey Punch (the pen name of Kazuhiko Katō) in 1967. The character remained popular since his birth, spawning spin-off tales, anime, and movies. The character is supposed to be the grandson of gentleman thief Arsène Lupin … Continue reading Lupin The Third’s First Full 3DCG Movie Teased (Japan)
Because when you think an anime about Norse gods, you think that dude that made Batman kill people.
During a panel at Anime Expo yesterday, Akira creator Katsuhiro Otomo announced multiple new projects. The first is Orbital Era, a new movie from Otomo, who is writing and directing, and Sunrise, the studio behind Gundam. This will be Otomo's third film after 1988's Akira, which is getting a 4K remaster, and 2004's Steamboy. A … Continue reading Katsuhiro Otomo Announces New Projects Including Anime Series Of Akira
Attack on Titan (or Shingeki no Kyojin in Japanese) season 3 aired its final episode for season 3 (streamed here in the USA). Shortly after the episode aired on Japanese TV, it was announced that season 4 would start in the Fall of 2020, and will be the show's final season. Here is the very … Continue reading ‘Attack On Titan’ Ends With Season 4 In 2020 (Japan)